As you know by now, I like to give your English some variety so you can mix it up (not use the same phrase every time). “How are you” is a basic greeting, and you should continue using it. However, why don’t we learn some alternatives. Often, these are used merely as greetings and the person […]
Vous en avez marre de dire “how are you?” en anglais ou peut-être que tout simplement vous voudriez diversifier votre anglais ? Comme dans le français où “comment ça va ?” n’est pas la seule salutation – on peut dire “la forme ?”, “tu vas bien ?” etc – la situation est pareille dans le monde de […]
Do you feel confident when talking about the UK, Great Britain, England, Scotland, London? What is the UK? Or are all these terms quite confusing and you’re not quite sure which is which? Are Britain and the UK the same thing? If you just answered yes to either of the last two questions then this […]
Today’s video is all about British money. You may know our currency is called pounds and pence but do you know how the British refer to the different denominations of money? Watch the video to find out! What informal language do you use for your currency? I want to hear what you have to say. […]
Fish and Chips (do you see a resemblance of fish ‘n’ chips to Brit ‘n’ Chips? More about that here), or as it’s more commonly called in spoken English, Fish ‘n’ Chips has been a staple meal in the UK since the mid-1800s. Even though countries like Australia and New Zealand now have their own […]
Hey, I'm Alex
A TEFL-qualified English teacher and language lover from London in the UK. I want to provide you with the best resources to help you learn everyday English and inform you about British culture and life in the UK because I believe self-teaching is the best way to learn a language.
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